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Israeli mother Addresses European Parliament

Israeli mother Addresses European Parliament: To the children murdered in the strawberry fields by Nurit Peled-Elhannan   April 3, 2005   Nurit Peled-Elhannan is an Israeli campaigner against violence against women. On International Women’s Day, March 8, 2005, she gave the following speech to assembled Members of the European Parliament …

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The Modernist In The Deen

 Hazrat Jafar ibn Muhammad Rahmatullahi Alaihi has stated that there are four types of people :- That person who has knowledge of Deen and he is aware of it, so seek knowledge from him. That person who has knowledge of Deen but he is unaware of it, so he is …

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Who ‘Liberated’ Women – Islam Or The West?

Islam is forever being accused by it’s antagonists of oppressing and ill-treating women. However, the truth of the matter is that Islam liberated women 1400 years ago, while the west, until just 140 years, had treated its women like slaves and cattle. The Caroline Norton (1808-1877) case mentioned hereunder clearly …

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Tafseer of Sura Feel

SURAH AL-FEEL (THE ELEPHANT) Surah: 105 THEME: THE QUDRAT (POWER AND MIGHT) OF ALLAH TA’ALA In the name of Allah, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful 1. Did you (O Muhammad Sallallaahu Alaihi Wasallam) not see how your Rabb dealt with the companions of the elephant? 2. Did He not …

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Examinations – Go for straight A’s

  Yes it’s that time of the year again when many are anxiously awaiting their results. Some may have spent many hours putting their shoulders to the wheel burning the midnight oil while others may have been satisfied with a last minute swot hoping that the sections they have covered …

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There Goes The Phone Again!

There he stands with his fancy cellular, waiting for a call from no-one in particular! When the call does eventually come, his cheeks glow like a ripe plum! Like a fashion model he strikes a pose, as though amongst all the thorns he is the rose! He raises his voice …

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Tafseer of Surah Al Humazah

FROM THE NOBLE QUR’AAN SURAH AL-HUMAZAH (THE SLANDERER) Surah: 104 In the name of Allah, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful THEME: BACKBITING, SLANDERING AND AMASSING OF WEALTH 1. Woe unto every backbiter and slanderer. 2. Who amasses wealth and counts it. 3. He thinks that his wealth has immortalized …

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OBITUARY: Moulana Ilyaas Ahmad Bayat Shaheed Rahimahullaah

Rasulullah Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam is reported to have said: “To Allah belongs what He has given, and to Him belongs what He has taken. Everything has an appointed time by Him. Therefore adopt patience and hope for reward”. In the infinite wisdom of Allah Ta’ala, the appointed time of departure …

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Tafseer of Surah Takaathur

SURATUT – TAKAATHUR (MUTUAL AMASSING OF WEALTH) Surah : 102 THEME: Amassing of Worldly benefits In the name of Allah, The Most Beneficial, The Most Merciful 1.    You are distracted by mutual competition in amassing (worldly benefits). 2.    Until you reach your graves. 3.    No! (This is not the correct …

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Shiek Raed Salah’s Visit To Jamiatul Ulama (KZN)

Allhamdulillah, The Jamiatul Ulama (KZN) offices were graced by the visit of Sheik Ra’ed Salah on Friday, the 8th of Safar 1429/ 15th  of February 2008 at approximately 11:00am. He was accompanied by Sheik Waleed As Saadi, Moulana Ihsaan Hendricks and other local Ulama. Ulama and staff of the Jamiat …

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